Nicotine Risk Misperception Among US Physicians

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This work was supported by grant 1R01CA190444-01A1 from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Additionally, CDD, OAW, and AAS were supported by Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science award U54CA229973 from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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Steinberg, M.B., Bover Manderski, M.T., Wackowski, O.A. et al. Nicotine Risk Misperception Among US Physicians. J GEN INTERN MED (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-020-06172-8

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